Body Language

A Scar Is Not a Story

The sentiment persists that scars construct character. I wish it were that easy.

Feb 03, 2017
To Face a Family

That my brother and I were not white like the rest of my family didn’t seem to matter much. And then it did.

Dec 09, 2016
After the Playground

I wanted someone to play with, but I wanted to create the rules.

Oct 14, 2016
The Grooming of the Bride

“You’ll feel like a baby,” she said. But I didn’t want to feel like a baby.

Jul 29, 2016
The Long Line to Tonight

“In line, you cannot ignore the intelligence of the flesh.”

May 20, 2016